| American Shorthairs are descended from British Shorthairs. The ancestors of American Shorthairs were carried on ships sailing from England to America for the purpose of killing mice. American Shorthairs come in dozens of different color combinations. American Shorthairs can be prone to congenital heart defects. Male American Shorthairs are usually 50-75% larger than females.
American Shorthair Rescue
Egypt Animal Rescue
Egypt is Iocated in North Africa and spans across approximateIy 386,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Egypt speak Arabic. The capital of Egypt is Cairo. Threatened species known from Egypt include the Flower's Gerbil, Arabian Oryx, Four-toed Jerboa, Nubian Ibex, and Slender-horned Gazelle. The population of Egypt is about 78 million.